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Data Scientist Report 2018

Figure Eight’s Annual Data Scientist Report is now available. Figure Eight (formerly Crowdflower) has been taking the pulse of the data science community since 2015, and this year’s report focuses on both data scientists’ careers and compares their thoughts on AI with those of ethics professionals.

Introduction to Statistical Analysis and Outlier Detection Methods

Our friends over at Noah Data have written a research style paper, “Introduction to Statistical Analysis and Outlier Detection Methods,” that discusses how statistical data can generally be classified in terms of number of variables as Univariate, Bivariate or Multivariate. Univariate data has only one variable, Bivariate data has two variables and Multivariate data has more than two variables.

Report: An In-Depth Look at Big Data Trends and Challenges

Our friends over at Qubole announced the results of its “2018 Big Data Trends and Challenges” report — an annual, global survey of IT and data professionals on the trends, challenges, and solutions of big data and machine learning initiatives across the enterprise. The survey found that the value achieved from big data in on-premises environments has significantly lagged behind expectations, and as a result, companies are rapidly shifting to the cloud for applications centered around machine learning (ML), and analytics.

New Research Uncovers $500 Million Enterprise Value Opportunity with Data Literacy

According to a major academic study commissioned by Qlik®, on behalf of the newly launched Data Literacy Project, large enterprises that have higher corporate data literacy experience $320-$534 million in higher enterprise value (the total market value of the business). Corporate data literacy is the ability of a company workforce to read, analyze, utilize for decisions and communicate data throughout the organization.

How an AI-Driven Approach can ‘Free Creativity’

This insideHPC guide series explores how artificial intelligence is revolutionizing and evolving the media and entertainment industries. This post explores how an AI-driven approach can help “free creativity” in these sectors, and offers options for tech communities to assist you on your AI journey. 

AI Case Studies: The Possibilities for the Media Industry

This insideHPC guide series explores how artificial intelligence is revolutionizing and evolving the media and entertainment industries. This post provides AI case studies involving top studios, blockbuster movies and more that illustrate the power and potential of artificial intelligence in these sectors.

Organizations Are Gearing Up for More Ethical and Responsible Use of AI, Finds Study

A new study shows that business leaders are taking steps to ensure responsible use of artificial intelligence (AI) within their organizations. Most AI adopters – which now account for 72 percent of organizations globally – conduct ethics training for their technologists (70 percent) and have ethics committees in place to review the use of AI (63 percent).

Exploring AI Solutions for the Entertainment & Media Industry

This insideHPC guide series explores how artificial intelligence is revolutionizing and evolving the media and entertainment industries. This post walks readers through a variety of AI solutions for the entertainment and media industry, as well as what to consider when choosing the right solution for your organization. 

The 2018 State of Data Management

Profisee, a global leading modern data management technology company, released the results of its first annual data management report, “The 2018 State of Data Management.” The survey, conducted between January and April of 2018, aims to provide insights into data management, strategy, challenges, trends, benchmarks and ‘how others are doing it’. It is Profisee’s hope that data management professionals across the global data management community can use this information to help drive new initiatives.

Trends in Entertainment Industry Push Enterprises Toward AI Tools

This is the second entry in a five-part guide series that explores how artificial intelligence is revolutionizing and evolving the media and entertainment industries. This post explores how trends in the media and entertainment industries are leading enterprises to increasingly adopt AI tools.